14 May 2008
PROPERTY FROM A CONNECTICUT COLLECTION
Alexander Calder (1898-1976)
Blanc de Blanc
signed with monogram and dated 'CA 60' (on the largest element)
hanging mobile--painted sheet metal and wire
51 x 56 x 25 in. (129.5 x 142.2 x 63.5 cm.)
Executed in 1960.
Perls Galleries, New York
Acquired from the above by the present owner, 1967
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New York, Perls Galleries, Alexander Calder/Joan Miró, February-April 1961, p. 4, no. 13 (illustrated).
Berlin, Akademie der Künst, Alexander Calder, May-July 1967, p. 44, no. 131 (illustrated).
This work is registered in the archives of the Calder Foundation, New York, under application number A02504.
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